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cuckoopint


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cuckoopint  \Cuck"oo*pint`\  (-p?nt`),  n.  (Bot.) 
  A  plant  of  the  genus  {Arum}  ({A.  maculatum});  the  European 
  wake-robin. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cuckoopint 
  n  :  common  European  arum  with  lanceolate  spathe  and  short  purple 
  spadix;  emerges  in  early  spring;  source  of  a  sagolike 
  starch  called  arum  [syn:  {lords-and-ladies},  {jack-in-the-pulpit}, 
  {Arum  maculatum}] 




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